A WordPress Theme is a collection of files that work together to produce a graphical interface with an underlying unifying design for a blog.

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Widget Option is Missing

My Widget Option is missing in the Dashboard area. How can i make that appear? I have downloaded this Blank Theme from Chris Coyiers site. sidebar.php <?php /** * @package WordPress * ...
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How to track your theme usage on the internet?

themers and moders. Often I get inspiration for my theme (Tiny Forge) from the real websites that are using it. Unfortunately it is not an easy task to find on google who's using your theme. I ...
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FTP Username and password wrong while installing theme

I followed Failed to connect to FTP Server 127.0.0.1/:21 And was able to solve that problem. But now when I try to upload the theme then I get username and password failure. I have added following ...
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global $post object contains the wrong post

I'm using Bridge theme from QodeInteractive. This morning, all of a sudden, all my preferences from a page were gone. Preferences are saved as meta to the corresponding page. On debugging, I found ...
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Overwrite add_image_size defined by theme

I bought a WP-Theme which defines a custom image-size in his theme-functions.php like this: if ( function_exists( 'add_image_size' ) ){ add_image_size( 'tie-small', 70, 70, true ); } As you can ...
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Use a different template/theme if mobile only on home page

I have looked around and can not find anything that fully works for my issue: I want to be able to set the home page template on the fly when a user is visiting from a mobile phone but not a tablet. I ...
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Is there a Vanilla Twitter Bootstrap 3 Wordpress theme that works well with CiviCRM? [closed]

I'm taking an existing static website that was created with Twitter Bootstrap 3 with no modifications to the framework and trying to shoehorn it into Wordpress with CiviCRM. Makes use of the ...
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How to switch theme if the current user is admin?

I am trying to switch my current custom theme to twenty fifteen theme if the visitor is admin. So I put following code into my custom theme functions.php /*** Switching theme to Admin ***/ ...
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How to allow users to switch to the child theme from front end without plugin?

I have two themes. mytheme mytheme-child By default my site loads with mytheme And I have a link by the header: <a href=" [here I have to give a code line that switches the default theme to ...
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How to prevent XSS attack in wordpress theme?

I am creating a WordPress theme. What should i do, to prevent XSS attack in WordPress theme? i did not found much about it for WordPress Themes.
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Create a child theme from multiple themes

Is possible to create a child theme using various parents themes as template, instead of only a single parent? Example: The child theme will be called 'Light', and his parents will be the theme ...
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Ajax specific template not loading in replacement of index.php

Following my previous post (Full-Ajax Theme: parseJSON error while building a JSON object from a Wordpress custom template) regarding a few problems concerning JSON (now resolved), I am trying to load ...
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404 Error while accessing the font files

Added a custom font as follows Uploaded web-font files and given them the 777 permission http://example.com/wp-content/themes/mytheme/css/fonts/ Added rules to the css file @font-face { ...
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how to get path to images in the uploads folder to be used in a plugin

I have some folder with images in /wp-content/uploads. I also have a plugin file in /wp-content/plugins. I want to retrieve the images stored in /wp-content/uploads and use them in the plugin file. I ...
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Show posts from all categories

I have a site with 5 different categories, each of them with a notices section. I would like also to have another section to see the latest notices from any category. So far, I figured out that I can ...
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How do you protect a premium theme from being copied?

I'm thinking of doing up a couple of premium themes, and selling copies of them. I've never done anything like this before, so I have a couple of questions. I appreciate that this is mainly a forum ...
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Choosing different templates for categories

I was searching about changing the default template of the categories in WordPress, I saw the codex which says that the only way by making a new file with the slug or the ID of the category, like this ...
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Can't change theme options, connection reset error

I've downloaded a theme and applied it, but whenever I go to Appearance - Theme options and click on "save settings", I get an "ERR_CONNECTION_RESET" error, while in address bar I see ...
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What does this mean in wordpress? Easy question

Im digging wordpress and started to look into templates to be specific blank themes/frameworks for making custom themes. I found "HTML5Blank" and was going through source code and found something i do ...
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Symlink a directory to wp-content/themes

Is it possible to symlink a directory from my project folder to my wp-content/themes folder which is in a Vagrant setup called chassis: https://github.com/Chassis/Chassis ? I tried to symlink already ...
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How can I have two different themes on one website or change the menus on certain pages?

I want to build an educational website with a store, the menus of the store should be different from the rest of the website, but both parts should be integrated in relation to the paid membership pro ...
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Recommended tools for Theme Development with SASS [closed]

My question is - what are other people's processes in most efficiently developing WordPress themes that utilize SASS and what tools are you using? I also develop from multiple locations/machines (both ...
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Page has a parent and $post->post_parent returns 0

I have several pages with a parent. So, $post->post_parent should be different than 0, right? echo $post->post_parent; Is returning 0. Thing is, this is only happening in one post category. ...
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stylesheet is not readable error after installation

I have downloaded and installed the latest Wordpress version 4.2.2 on my Windows machine with nginx and run it locally. The installation was successful and I can open the website and and ...
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Link a lightbox thumbnail to a post instead of opening the lightbox

On my website portfolio I use a heavily modified version of the Swatch theme from Woo Themes. The theme makes the thumbnails for my portfolio pieces link to the lightbox. I want the thumbnails to ...
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How do I get a parent theme modification from a child theme?

I've built a child theme, and I would like to reuse some of the settings created by the parent. I hoped this would be as easy as get_theme_mod( 'setting' ) inside the child theme, but that returns ...
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Making a string translation ready (with some html in it) [duplicate]

A simple text string is made translation ready as: _e('Simple string','textdomain'); But how to make the string translation ready with some html in it, eg: simple string with a <a ...
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Custom Post Type Templates from Plugin Folder?

I'd like to offer my custom post type as a Plugin, so that people can use it without touching their theme folder. But custom post type templates -- such as single-movies.php -- reside in the theme ...
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Set widget class & page assignment in theme options

Is there a way to list all widgets by the sidebar in the backend eg in a theme option panl to set a class and the assignment to pages? Like this... I use for theme options redux framework. i hope ...
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Help with responsive theme styling issue

I'm using a template that has been working fine but have discovered that once the screen size goes over 1200 pixels the images fall out of their grid arrangement. I can't see where this issue lies in ...
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How can my theme allow users to take advantage of advanced html tags in posts

Not sure how to phrase this question. Let me paint a simple Wordpress setup for single.php: <div id="container"> <?php the_content(); ?> </div> But what if, inside ...
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How to add favicon to my site - in both front end and admin panel

How can I add favicon to my WordPress site in both front end, and admin panel. I've tried many ways, but failed. I know, to show favicon the code is: <link rel="shortcut icon" ...
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Featured Image Module Randomly Disappears

I've been running into an odd problem on our WP blog that has me befuddled. I custom built the theme we use and I enabled Featured Images by adding the following line to the beginning of the ...
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View WordPress page template usage (or unused)

When I create a new page within WordPress, I have the option of specifying which template to use from my theme (from a dropdown list on the right-hand side of the interface). I need to find which of ...
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Best strategy for providing theme options using customizer

I am making a free distributable theme and I wish I could provide theme options in the best possible way. I have doubts (mostly about widgets) and sidebars. Here we go: Is it a good idea letting the ...
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“Parse error: syntax error, unexpected” and the Wordpress Theme Editor no longer working!

I knew I made a syntax error or something which Wordpress showed error after I added code to functions.php : Parse error: syntax error, unexpected 'Lucida' (T_STRING), expecting ',' or ';' in ...
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Where are theme codes located for WordPress?

New to WordPress. Searched this site and google for an answer to this question; can't even find a mention of what theme codes are. I'm being told by a plugin to alternatively add a line of code to my ...
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How to move the sidebar in TwentyFifteen to the right?

Is it possible to move the sidebar in the TwentyFifteen theme to the right using a child theme and CSS only, or does it require changes to the theme itself? The main issue I'm running into is that I ...
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Widget Development: As I add widget to Widget Area, it doesn't work until refresh page

I just created a custom text widget with a bit more styling options in it, but as I tested on widgets page I got some issues. For example as I save anything on that widget, it lost all styling and JS ...
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Can I use wordpress themes without wordpress?

I didn't find answer for my question so I'm decided to ask here, so: Can I use wordpress themes (for example: Twenty Twelve) without using wordpress? I really like this theme but I don't want to use ...
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How can I add a new page in the pages tab that belongs to specific theme?

Hi I would like to add new pages in my active theme but I dont want these pages appears when I move or active another theme. I know these pages are saved in the database, but how can I link them to a ...
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Sort and paginate custom post taxonomies alphabetically

I need to sort and paginate custom taxonomy post types. i have a page where i have next and previous link. on clicking next and previous link next or previous brand(custom taxonomy) should load. I ...
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Does Wordpress provide themes_api function?

http://wp.tutsplus.com/tutorials/plugins/communicating-with-the-wordpress-org-plugin-api/ From the link above, we can see the Wordpress.org provide a function that can access the Wordpress.org ...
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Theme Issues after FTP Installation

I just installed WordPress on a Domain followed by a paid theme (in wp-contents->Themes folder) as soon i installed it. The FTP shows exclamation marks with their folders also some previous themes are ...
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Update status of all posts in a category

For one of my project I just want to change the post status of all the posts inside a specific category from publish to pending. It is possible to change status of multiple posts at once? I want to ...
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Copying theme from Localhost to Live does not copy all theme settings with it?

This has happened on a number of occasions now where I move my site from Localhost to Live environment and the theme settings such as the logo, and other settings are not copied with it, so I am ...
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How to unset comment_notes_before field in WordPress comment_form

I am trying to remove Your email address will not be published. line from comment form in twentythirteen and twentyfourteen default themes. I have tried this: function ...
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Widgets menu does not appear under “Appearance” in dashboard

I am developing a WordPress theme, but am stuck on widgetizing my theme. I have followed several tutorials but still cannot get it to work. My widgets menu does not appear under Appearance in my ...
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How to create a live demo page for a theme? [closed]

How can you create a live demo page for a theme ? something like a wordpress theme showcase, allowing customers to preview a specific theme live before they decide to purchase. I have seen this on ...
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Firebug and Chrome rendering two body tags

I have a curly problem I've been working on for some time. At first it appears as if the get_body_class() function was broken but after I removed it from the template the issue persists. <html ...